Organisation Solutions Announces New Advisory Board Member
Organisation Solutions is delighted to announce the addition of a new member to its Advisory Board, Joachim Ackermann. He brings very broad and deep experience across industries and has held senior leadership positions at Google, Dell and McKinsey.
“We are very excited to welcome Joachim to our Advisory Board. Joachim is a tremendous growth leader who understands the transformational role of technology to business and brings many years of global experience from various industries. He will make an excellent addition to our Advisory Board. Joachim has been a great mentor to the team and this strategic appointment will be integral to our next stage of growth as a company” Dr. Alison Eyring, CEO Organisation Solutions
About Joachim Ackermann
Joachim has 30 years of experience across a broad set of leadership positions and general management functions from strategy to operations in High-Tech, Digital, Advertising, Banking, and other industries transforming and scaling businesses. He has worked in the Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Europe.
He is active in the early-stage investing eco-system, recently as an Operating Partner with M Venture Partners Fund; he holds several Board of Director positions and supports founders on strategic, financial, governance and operational matters creating ‘built to last’ enterprises.
Until June 2019, Joachim was Managing Director with Google in Asia-Pacific. Over the 9 years tenure, he was responsible for the regional COO/Sales Operations, Advertising Solutions, and User Product Partnership functions. He was a member of the respective Asia-Pacific region as well as functional global executive leadership teams.
In the prior three years from 2007, Joachim was the Vice President of Global Strategy & Business Development with Dell, responsible initially for the Asia-Pacific business, then globally for the SMB and Consumer business units. Formerly, Joachim spent 12 years as a Consultant with McKinsey & Company and was elected Partner in 2002. He led the Firm’s Business Technology group in Southeast-Asia. Joachim started his career as a Software Engineer in start-ups as well as large scale organizations.
Joachim lives in Singapore and has, as part of working in most Asia-Pacific markets for almost twenty years, established a broad professional network. He earned his MBA from Clemson University, South Carolina and also holds a Master of Computer Science (Dipl.-Inform.) from the University of Stuttgart. Joachim has been awarded the Certificate in Corporate Governance from INSEAD’s International Board of Directors program.
About Organisation Solutions
Organisation Solutions is a global consultancy helping companies grow and manage the many challenges of growth. Our unique set of capabilities and tools help grow organisations, teams, and leaders. We started in 2000 by providing highly bespoke organisation development and change management services around growth. Today our 60 consultants on 6 Continents support the world’s leading and most innovative companies with leadership services that help leaders and their teams scale for growth.